Expressing PRESENT TIME

Формы глагола и основное значение настоящего простого времени
Произношение конечной -S: /Z/ and /S/
Произношение окончания -ES: /ӘZ/
Добавление -S/-ES к глаголам с окончанием на -Y
Таблица написания и произношения конечных -S/-ES
Специальные вопросы с WHERE
ОБЩИЕ ВОПРОСЫ в простом настоящем времени
Специальные вопросы с WHEN / WHAT TIME
Результирующие упражнения 33-35
Употребление наречий частотности
Употребление наречий частотности c глаголом BE
Формы глаголов в 3-ем лице единственного числа
ОТРИЦАТЕЛЬНЫЕ ПРЕДЛОЖЕНИЯ в простом настоящем времени
Специальные вопросы с глаголами BE и DO
Употребление местоимения IT для выражения времени или периода
Употребление IT для выражения погоды
Употребление ПРЕДЛОГОВ ВРЕМЕНИ

presl pres2
  1. EXERCISE 1:
  2. MY HABITS EVERY MORNING
  3. 1. The alarm clock rings.
  4. 2. I turn off the alarm clock.
  5. 3. I get up.
  6. 4. I walk to the bathroom.
  7. 5. I take a shower/bath.
  8. 6. I brush my teeth.
  9. 7. I look in the mirror.
  10. 8. I shave.
  11. 9. I brush/comb my hair.
  12. 10. I go to the kitchen.
  13. 11. I eat breakfast.
  14. 12. I drink a cup of coffee.
  15. 13. I pick up my books.
  16. 14. I put on my clothes.
  17. 15. I say good-bye to my roommate.
  18. 16. I go to class.

pres3 pres4
  1. EXERCISE 2:
  2. 1. I eat breakfast. → I always eat breakfast.
  3. 2. I usually get up at 7:00.
  4. 3. I often drink two cups of coffee in the morning.
  5. 4. I never eat carrots for breakfast.
  6. 5. I seldom watch TV in the morning.
  7. 6. I sometimes have tea with dinner.
  8. 7. Bob usually eats lunch at the cafeteria.
  9. 8. Ann rarely drinks tea.
  10. 9. I always do my homework.
  11. 10. We often listen to music after dinner.
  12. 11. John and Sue never watch TV in the afternoon.
  13. 12. The students always speak English in the classroom.
always, usually, often, sometimes, seldom, rarely, and never after 5:00 P.M.

EXERCISE 3:

1. I usually eat dinner after 5:00 P.M. 15. I always study on weekdays.
2. I sometimes eat dinner at 6:00 P.M. 16. I rarely study English grammar in the evening.
3. I usually eat dinner at eight o'clock in the evening. 17. I often drink milk with coffee for breakfast.
4. I seldom watch TV after 11:00 P.M. 18. I never play with my children after midnight.
5. I usually listen to music after 8:00 P.M. 19. I often kiss my husband in the morning.
6. I usually go to a movie in the afternoon. 20. I never have a snack after 5:00 P.M.
7. I usually go shopping after 5:00 P.M. 21. I sometimes go to bed after 11:00 P.M.
8. I usually go dancing after 7:00 P.M. 22. I usually go to bed at eleven o'clock
9. I never go swimming after 10:00 P.M. 23. I sometimes go to bed after midnight.
10. I usually spend time with my friends after 6:00 P.M. 24. I often go to bed early.
11. I never talk on the phone after midnight. 25. I sometimes go to bed late.
12. I seldom speak English in the morning. 26. I always turn off the lights after I go to bed.
13. I usually write a letter in the evening. 27. I usually dream at night.
14. I never read a newspaper after 5:00 P.M. 28. I seldom dream in English at night.
pres5
  1. EXERCISE 4:
  2. 1. Ann is always on time for class.
  3. 2. Ann always comes to class on time.
  4. 3. Sue is often late for class.
  5. 4. Sue often comes to class late.
  6. 5. Ron is never happy.
  7. 6. Ron never smiles.
  8. 7. Bob is usually at home in the evening.
  9. 8. Bob usually stays at home in the evening.
  10. 9. Tom seldom studies at the library in the evening.
  11. 10.Tom is seldom at the library in the evening.
  12. 11. I rarely eat breakfast.
  13. 12. I often take the bus to school.
  14. 13. The weather is usually hot in July.
  15. 14. Sue never drinks coffee.
  16. 15. She sometimes drinks tea.
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  1. EXERCISE 8:
  2. 1. Anita brushes her hair every morning.
  3. 2. Alex teachers English.
  4. 3. A mechanic fixes cars.
  5. 4. Sonya drinks tea every afternoon.
  6. 5. Robert often watches television at night.
  7. 6. Peter always kisses his children goodnight.
  8. 7. Tina usually wears jeans to class.
  9. 8. Eric seldom washes dishes.
  10. 9. Jessica walks her dog twice each day.
  11. 10. When Don gets up in the morning, he stretches and yawns.
pres9
  1. EXERCISE 9:
  2. 1. Brian always pays his bills on time.
  3. 2. Our baby seldom cries at night.
  4. 3. Paul studies at the library every day.
  5. 4. Jean usually stays home at night.
  6. 5. David is a pilot. He flies a plane.
  7. 6. Carol always carries her books to class.
  8. 7. Jack prays every day.
  9. 8. Ann seldom buys new clothes.
  10. 9. Tina is a good student, but she worries about her grades.
  11. 10. Don enjoys good food.
pres10
  1. EXERCISE 10:
  2. 1. Peter always does his homework.
  3. 2. We always do our homework.
  4. 3. Lisa and Sandra have their books.
  5. 4. Kevin has a car.
  6. 5. Bill goes to school every day.
  7. 6. My friends often go to the beach.
  8. 7. Anna seldom does her homework.
  9. 8. We do exercises in class every day.
  10. 9. Roberto goes downtown every weekend. He and his wife go shopping.
  11. 10. Jessica has a snack every night around ten.
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  1. EXERCISE 11:
  2. 1. The students (ask, often) often ask questions in class.
  3. 2. Pablo (study, usually) usually studies at the library every evening.
  4. 3. Barbara (bite) bites her fingernails when she is nervous.
  5. 4. Don (cash) cashes a check at the bank once a week.
  6. 5. Sometimes I (worry) worry about my grades at school. Sonya (worry, never) never worries about her grades. She (study) studies hard.
  7. 6. Ms. Jones and Mr. Anderson (teach) teaches at the local high school. Ms. Jones (teach) teaches math.
  8. 7. Birds (fly) fly. They (have) have wings.
  9. 8. A bird (fly) flies. It (have) has wings.
  10. 9. Jason (do, always) always does his homework. He (go, never) never goes to bed until his homework is finished.
  11. 10. Mr. Cook (say, always) always says hello to his neighbor in the morning.
  12. 11. Ms. Chu (pay, always) always pays attention in class. She (answer) questions. She (listen) listens to the teacher. She (ask) asks questions.
  13. 12. Sam (enjoy) enjoys cooking. He (try, often) often tries to make new recipes. He (like) likes to have company for dinner. He (invite) invites me to dinner once a month. When I arrive, I (go) go to the kitchen and (watch) watch him cook. He (have, usually) usually has three or four pots on the stove. He (watch) watches the pots carefully. He (make) makes a big mess in the kitchen when he cooks. After dinner, he (wash, always) always washes all the dishes and (clean) cleans the kitchen. I (cook, never) never cook. It (be) is too much trouble. But my friend Sam (love) loves to cook.
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  1. EXERCISE 14:
  2. carry
    go
    smoke
    do
    shave
    speak
    drink
    make
    eat
    put on
  3. 1. Bob doesn't go to school every day.
  4. 2. My roommates are from Japan. They don't speak Spanish.
  5. 3. Fred has a beard. He doesn't shave in the morning.
  6. 4. Sue has a briefcase. She doesn't carry a bookbag to class.
  7. 5. We don't go to class on Sunday.
  8. 6. Sally takes care of her health. She doesn't smoke cigarettes.
  9. 7. Jane and Alex always have lunch at home. They don't eat at the cafeteria.
  10. 8. Sometimes I don't do my homework in the evening. I watch TV instead.
  11. 9. Jack is a careful writer. He doesn't make mistakes in spelling when he writes.
  12. 10. My sister likes tea, but she doesn't drink coffee.
  13. 11. I'm lazy. I don't exercises in the morning.
  14. 12. Sometimes Ann doesn't put on her shoes when she goes outside. She likes to walk barefoot in the grass.
  1. EXERCISE 15:
  2. 1. We don't walk to school every day.
  3. 2. My brother doesn't shave every day.
  4. 3. My father doesn't read a newspaper every day.
  5. 4. We don't go shopping every day.
  6. 5. They don't study grammar every day.
  7. 6. I don't watch TV every day.
  8. 7. She doesn't write a letter every day.
  9. 8. We don't go dancing every day.
  10. 9. I don't drink coffee every day.
  11. 10. She doesn't eat lunch every day.
  12. 11. He doesn't listen to music every day.
  13. 12. They don't come to class every day.
pres17
EXERCISE 16:
1. Grass / be blue. → Grass isn't blue.17. Cats / have whiskers.
Cats don't have whiskers.
2. Grass / be green. → Grass is green.18. Birds / have whiskers.
Birds don't have have whiskers.
3. Dogs / have tails. → Dogs have tails.19. Doctors / design buildings.
Doctors don't design buildings.
4. People / have tails. →
People don't have tails.
20. Doctors / take care of sick people.
Doctors take care of sick people.
5. A restaurant / sell shoes.
A restaurant doesn't sell shoes.
21. A bus / carry people from one place to another.
A bus carries people from one place to another.
6. A restaurant / serve food.
A restaurant doesn't serve food.
22. The weather / be very hot today.
The weather is very hot today.
7. People / wear clothes.
People wear clothes.
23. It / be very cold today.
It is very cold today
8. Animals / wear clothes.
Animals don't wear clothes.
24. Glass / break.
Glass break.
9. A child / need love, food, care, and toys.
A child needs love, food, care, and toys.
25. Rubber / be flexible.
Rubber is flexible.
10. A child / a driver's license.
A child doesn't need a driver's license.
26. Rubber / break.
Rubber doesn't break.
11. Refrigerators / be hot inside.
Refrigerators aren't hot inside.
27. English / be an easy language to learn.
English isn't an easy language to learn.
12. Refrigerators / be cold inside.
Refrigerators arecold inside.
28. People in this city / be friendly.
People in this city are friendly.
13. Electricity / be visible.
Electricity isn't visible.
29. It / rain a lot in this city.
It rains a lot in this city.
14. Light / be visible.
Light is visible.
30. Apples / have seeds.
Apples have seeds.
15. Fresh vegetables / be good for you.
Fresh vegetables are good for you.
30.Scientists / have all the answers to the mysteries of the universe.
Scientists have all the answers to the mysteries of the universe.
16. Junk food / be good for you.
Junk food isn't good for you.
pres18 pres19
  1. EXERCISE 17:
  2. 1. A: Do you like tea?
  3. B: Yes. I do. (I like tea.)
  4. 2. A: Do you like coffee?
  5. B: No, I don 't. (I don't like coffee.)
  6. 3. A: Do you speak Japanese?
  7. B: No, I don’t. (I don't speak Japanese.)
  8. 4. A: Does Ann speak s French?
  9. B: Yes, she does. (Ann speaks French.)
  10. 5. A: Do Ann and Tom speak Arabic?
  11. B: No, they don’t. (Ann and Tom don't speak Arabic.)
  12. 6. A: Do you do exercises every morning?
  13. B: Yes, I do. (I do exercises every morning.)
  14. 7. A: Do you have a Spanish-English dictionary?
  15. B: No, I don’t. (I don't have a Spanish-English dictionary.)
  16. 8. A: Does Sue have a cold?
  17. B: Yes, she does. (Sue has a cold.)
  18. 9. A: Does teacher come to class every day?
  19. B: Yes, he does. (The teacher comes to class every day.)
  20. 10. A: Do Jim and Sue do their homework every day?
  21. B: No, they don’t. (Jim and Sue don't do their homework every day.)
  22. 11. A: Does it rain a lot in April?
  23. B: Yes, it does. (It rains a lot in April.)
pres20
  1. EXERCISE 19:
  2. 1. A: Does Carlos speak English?
  3. B: Yes, he does. (He speaks English.)
  4. 2. A: Do you have a new pet?
  5. B: Yes, I do. (You have a nice dog.)
  6. 3. A: Is Robin in class today?
  7. B: No, he isn't. (He isn't in class today.)
  8. 4. A: Does Kevin come to class every day after his illness?
  9. B: Yes, he does. (He comes to class every day.)
  10. 5. A: Are all students in class today?
  11. B: Yes, they are. (They're in class today.)
  12. 6. A: Does Kate sit in that seat every day?
  13. B: Yes, she does. (She sits in the same seat every day.)
  14. 7. A: Does Don have a mustache?
  15. B: Yes, he does. (He has a mustache.)
  16. 8. A: Does Sue enjoy riding a bicycle?
  17. B: No, she doesn't. (She doesn't have a bicycle.)
  18. 9. A: Is Dick wearing blue jeans today?
  19. B: Yes, he is. (He's wearing blue jeans today.)
  20. 10. A: Does Dick wear blue jeans every day?
  21. B: Yes, he does. (He wears blue jeans every day.)
  22. 11. A: Are from Mickey and Sam from Indonesia?
  23. B: No, they aren't. (They aren't from Indonesia.)
  24. 12. A: Do your students have dictionaries on their desks?
  25. B: No, they don't. (They don't have dictionaries on their desks.)
  26. 13. A: Is Molly speaking on the mobile reght now.
  27. B: No, she isn't. (She's writing in her book right now.)
  28. 14. A: Does Helen always do her homework?
  29. B: Yes, she does. (She studies hard.)
  30. 15. A: Do your students speak French?
  31. B: No, they don't. (They speak English.)
pres21
  1. EXERCISE 20:
  2. 1. A: Does Jean eat lunch at the cafeteria every day?
  3. B: Yes, she does. (Jean eats lunch at the cafeteria every day.)
  4. 2. A: Where does Jean eat lunch every day?
  5. B: At the cafeteria. (Jean eats lunch at the cafeteria every day.)
  6. 3. A: Where does Peter work?
  7. B: At the post office. (Peter works at the post office.)
  8. 4. A: Does Peter work at the post office?
  9. B: Yes, he does. (Peter works at the post office.)
  10. 5. A: Do you live in an apartment?
  11. B: Yes, I do. (I live in an apartment.)
  12. 6. A: Where do you live?
  13. B: In an apartment. (I live in an apartment.)
  14. 7. A: Does Peter live in an apartment?
  15. B: Yes, he does. (Peter lives in an apartment.)
  16. 8. A: Where does Bill eat dinner every day?
  17. B: At a restaurant. (Bill eats dinner at a restaurant every day.)
  18. 9. A: Where do you sit during class?
  19. B: In the front row. (I sit in the front row during class.)
  20. 10. A: Where does Jessica go to school?
  21. B: At the University of Wisconsin. (Jessica goes to school at the University of Wisconsin.)
  22. 11. A: Where is your book?
  23. B: On my desk. (My book is on my desk.)
  24. 12. A: Where do you go every morning?
  25. B: To class. (I go to class every morning.)
  26. 13. A: Where are the students right now?
  27. B: In class. (The students are in class right now.)
pres22 pres23 pres24
  1. EXERCISE 22:
  2. 1. A: When/What time do you eat breakfast?
  3. B: At 7:30 (I eat breakfast at 7:30 in the morning.)
  4. 2. A: When/What time does Alex usually eat breakfast?
  5. B: At 7:00. (Alex usually eats breakfast at 7:00.)
  6. 3. A: When/What time do you get up?
  7. B: At 6:45. (I get up at 6:45.)
  8. 4. A: When/What time does Maria usually get up?
  9. B: At 6:30. (Maria usually gets up at 6:30.)
  10. 5. A: When/What time does the movie start?
  11. B: At 8: 15. (The movie starts at 8:15.)
  12. 6. A: When/What time do you usually go to bed?
  13. B: Around 11:00. (I usually go to bed around 11:00.)
  14. 7. A: When/What time do you usually eat lunch?
  15. B: At half-past twelve. (I usually eat lunch at half-past twelve.)
  16. 8. A: When/What time does the restaurant open?
  17. B: At 5:30. (The restaurant opens at 5:30.)
  18. 9. A: When/What time does the train leave?
  19. B: At 9:08. (The train leaves at 9:08.)
  20. 10. A: When/What time do you usually eat dinner?
  21. B: Between 6:30 and 8:00. (I usually eat dinner between 6:30 and 8:00.)
  22. 11. A: When/What time does the library close on Saturday?
  23. B: At 10:00 P.M. (The library closes at 10:00 P.M. on Saturday.)
  24. 12. A: When/What time do your classes begin?
  25. B: At a quarter past eight. (My classes begin at a quarter past eight.)
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pres27
  1. EXERCISE 24:

  2. 1. A: What time does the concert begin?
  3. B: At eight. (The concert begins at eight.)
  4. 2. A: Is Sun Francisco foggy in the winter?
  5. Yes, it is. (San Francisco is foggy in the winter.)
  6. 3. A: When does the weather start to get hot?
  7. B: In May. (The weather starts to get hot in May.)
  8. 4. A: Do you dream in color?
  9. B: Yes. (I dream in color.)
  10. 5. A: Does Igor come from Russia?
  11. B: Yes. (Igor comes from Russia.)
  12. 6. A: Where does Olga come from?
  13. B: Russia. (Olga comes from Russia.)
  14. 7. A: Is Ivan from Russia?
  15. B: Yes, he is. (Ivan is from Russia.)
  16. 8. A: Where is Red Square?
  17. B: In Moscow. (Red Square is in Moscow.)
  18. 9. A: Do birds sleep?
  19. B: Yes. (Birds sleep.)
  20. A: Where do they sleep?
  21. B: In trees and bushes or in their nests. (They sleep in trees and bushes or in their nests.)
  22. 10. A: What is the biggest animal on earth?
  23. B: Thе blue whale. (The biggest animal on earth is the blue whale.)
  24. 11. A: Are whales fish?
  25. B: No, they aren't. (Whales aren't fish.)
  26. A: Are they mammals?
  27. B: Yes, they are. (They are mammals.)
  28. A: Do they breathe air?
  29. B: Yes, they do. (They breathe air.)
  30. 12. A: Is a seahorse a mammal?
  31. B: No, it isn't. (A seahorse isn't a mammal.)
  32. 13. A: What is a seahorse like?
  33. B: A very small fish that looks a little like a horse. (A seahorse is a very small fish that looks a little like a horse.)
  34. 14. A: Does a starfish have a mouth?
  35. Yes. (A starfish has a mouth.)
  36. 15. A: Where is its mouth?
  37. B: In the middle of its underside. (It is in the middle of its underside.)
  38. 16. A: What does a starfish eat?
  39. B: Clams, oysters, and shrimp. (A starfish eats clams, oysters, and shrimp.)
pres28
  1. EXERCISE 25:

  2. 1. A: Do you know his new address?
  3. B: No, I don't.
  4. 2. A: Where are Jim and Harry?
  5. B: I don't know.
  6. 3. A: What time does the train arrive?
  7. B: At half past nine P.M.
  8. 4. A: When do you leave for London?
  9. B: Tomorrow night.
  10. 5. A: Is your sister at home?
  11. B: No, she is at work.
  12. 6. A: What is the color of your new car?
  13. B: It's dark blue.
  14. 7. A: Are your children asleep?
  15. Yes, they are.
  16. 8. A: What are her favourite flowers?
  17. B: They are forget-me-nots.
  18. 9. A: What do you usually have for breakfast?
  19. B: Some sandwich and coffee with milk.
  20. 10. A: What does your father do?
  21. B: He is a mechanic.
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  1. EXERCISE 27:

  2. 1. A: What day is it?
  3. B: It's Tuesday.
  4. 2. A: What's the date today?
  5. B: It's March 14th.
  6. 3. A: What day (of the week) is it (today)?
  7. B: Wednesday.
  8. 4. A: What time is it?
  9. B: Ten-thirty.
  10. 5. A: What month is it?
  11. B: March.
  12. 6. A: What time is it?
  13. B: It's six-fifteen.
  14. 7. A: What's the date today?
  15. B: The 1st of April.
  16. 8. A: What's the date today?
  17. B: July 3rd.
  18. 9. A: What time is it?
  19. B: It's 6.05.
  20. 10. A: What time is it?
  21. B: It's 10.55.
pres30
  1. EXERCISE 28:

  2. 1. We have class at ten o'clock.
  3. 2. We have class at ten eleven.
  4. 3. I have class in the morning.
  5. 4. I work in the afternoon.
  6. 5. I study in the evening.
  7. 6. I sleep at night.
  8. 7. I was born in May.
  9. 8. I was born in 1979.
  10. 9. I was born on May 25.
  11. 10. I was born on May 25, 1979.
  12. 11. The post office isn't open on Sunday.
  13. 12. The post office is open from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.Monday.
  14. 13. The post office closes at 5:00 P.M.
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  1. EXERCISE 29:

  2. 1. Jane has an appointment with the dentist at ten-thirty.
  3. 2. We go to class in the morning.
  4. 3. The bank is open on Friday, but it isn't open on Saturday.
  5. 4. My birthday is in February.
  6. 5. I was born on February 14, 1973.
  7. 6. I watch television in the evening.
  8. 7. I go to bed at night.
  9. 8. The bank is open from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
  10. 9. I was in high school in 1988.
  11. 10. Our classes begin on January 10.
  12. 11. I study at the library in the afternoon.
  13. 12. We have a vacation in August.

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  1. EXERCISE 34:

  2. 1. (Anita, go) Does Anita go to her uncle's house every day?
  3. 2. (monkeys, eat) Do monkeys eat insects?
  4. 3. A: I usually (remember, not) don't remember my dreams. (you, remember) Do you remember your dreams?
  5. В: Sometimes. I often (write) write my dreams down as soon as I wake up. I (like) like to think about my dreams. I (try) try to understand them.
  6. 4. I (understand, not) don't understand my brother. He (hate) hates a job or a place to live. He (sleep) sleeps at his friends' apartments. He (take, not) doesn't take care of himself. I (worry) worry about him all the time.
  7. 5. Ocean waves (be) are interesting. In an ocean wave, water (move) moves up and down, but the water (move, not) doesn't move forward. This movement (be) is the same as the movement you can see in a rope. If you shake one end of a rope, waves (run) run along the rope, but the rope (move, not) doen't move forward. The water in an ocean wave (move) moves forward only when a wave (reach) reaches land. Then an ocean wave (carry) carries sand and other things forward when it (hit) hits a sandy beach.
  8. 6. A: (you, study) Do you study a lot?
  9. B: I (study) study at least three hours every night. My roommate (study) studies at least five hours. She's very serious about her education. How about you? (you, spend) Do you spend a lot of time studying?
  10. A: No, I don't. I (spend) spend as little time as possible. I (like, not) don't like to study.
  11. B: Then why (you, be) are you a student?
  12. A: My parents (want) want me to go to school. I (want, not) don't want to be here.
  13. B: In that case, I (think) think that you should drop out of school and find a job until you figure out what you want to do with your life.
  14. 7. I (have) have two roommates. One of them, Sam, is always neat and clean. He (wash) washуы his clothes once a week, (you, know) Do ypu know Matt, my other roommate? He (be) is the opposite of Sam. For example, Matt (change, not) he doesn't change the sheets on his bed. He (keep) keeps the same sheets week after week. He (wash, never) never washes his clothes.
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  1. EXERCISE 35:

  2. 1. Yoko live lives in Japan.
  3. 2. Ann comes usually usually comes to class on time.
  4. 3. Peter watch watches TV every evening.
  5. 4. Anita carry carries a briefcase to work every day.
  6. 5. She enjoy enjoys her job.
  7. 6. I no know don't know Joe.
  8. 7. Mike don't like doesn't like milk. He never drink it.
  9. 8. Tina doesn't speaks doesn't speak Chinese. She speakes speaks Spanish.
  10. 9. Do you are Are you a student?
  11. 10. Does your roommate sleeps sleep with the window open?
  12. 11. A: Do you like strong coffee?
  13. B: Yes, I like do.
  14. 12. Where your parents do your parents live?
  15. 13. What time is does your English class begins begin?
  16. 14. Olga isn't need doesn't need a car. She have has a bicycle.
  17. 15. Do Pablo does Does Pablo do his homework every day?